|Teach me how to kiss - Alma Jones|
A British selection from an Pink Lambert type Edison-Bell Indestructible cylinder #901, recorded in 1903.
Keywords: cylinder record; vocal; female; music hall
|That's where I come in - Edward M. Favor|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for January 2009: A comic song by Edward M. Favor on a nice an clean indestructible cylinder from ca. 1908.
Keywords: cylinder record; comic; vocal; funny; phonograph; indestructible; columbia; celluloid
|The Bellman - Frank C. Stanley|
Another title by Frank C. Stanley (William S. Grinsted) with chimes and organ played by Frank P. Banta Edison Gold Moulded #8310 At the very end you can easily hear that the recording engineer stopped the machine while the chimes were still ringing.
Keywords: frank c. stanley; chimes; cylinder record
|The Forge in the Forest - Edison Symphony Orchestra|
An early Edison cylinder (#535) from approx. 1897-98. 'The Forge in the Forest' was composed by Theodor Michaelis under the German name 'Die Schmiede im Walde'. The recording set up for this one was definitely not the best as the triangle drowns out a lot of the other instruments.
Keywords: brown wax; band; theodor michaelis; schmiede im walde; cylinder record
Downloads: 1,810 (1 review)
|The Junk Man Rag - Fred van Epps|
The Cylinder Archive Release for May 2008
Keywords: cylinder record; ragtime; banjo
|The Old Folks at Home - Manhansett Quartette|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for October 2006: According to old catalogs, this brown wax cylinder was recorded by the United States Phonograph Company, dates from circa 1895 and runs at 125 revolutions per minute. The announcement says: "Selection entitled, 'The Old Folks at Home', as sung by the Manhansett Quartette" The Manhansett Quartette was lead by the popular brown wax artist George J...
Keywords: traditional; swanee river; quartette; brown wax; cylinder record
|The Ragtime Drummer - James I. Lent|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for April 2010: The Ragtime Drummer is one of the more unusual performances, done by James Lent who was a professional military drummer. Released on an indestructible cylinder record from ca. 1908. From the collection of Matthias Menz.
Keywords: cylinder record; indestructible; celluloid; columbia; ragtime; percussion; drums
|The Record March - Edison Military Band|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for February 2008: A lively March, played by the Edison Military Band, released on Edison Gold Moulded Cylinder #9505, recorded in November 1906.
Keywords: cylinder record; edison military band; march; band; instrumental
|The Whistler and his Dog - Edison Military Band|
Still a popular tune in our days, from Edison Gold Moulded #9107, recorded in June of 1905.
Keywords: cylinder record; military; band
Downloads: 11,149 (2 reviews)
|The whistling Bowery Boy - Samuel H. Dudley|
S. H. Dudley made also several recordings for other companies than Edison. This one was made for the Lambert Company of Chicago around 1903. Lambert Indestructible cylinder record #593
Keywords: S. H. Dudley; lambert; whistling solo; cylinder record
|Tosca, E lucevan le stelle - Enrico Caruso|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for February 2011, dedicated to my grandmother who very much appreciated opera: In 1903, Enrico Caruso recorded a small set of commercial recordings on phonograph cylinder, taken by the Anglo-Italian Commerce Company in Milan, Italy. This was just before he signed an exclusive contract with the Victor Company and these recordings were the only ever issued Enrico Caruso recordings on phonograph cylinder in his lifetime...
Keywords: cylinder record; caruso; opera; tosca; aria; grand opera; italian; tenor; belcanto
Downloads: 3,764 (1 review)
|Tralala - Josephine Kraus|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for April 2009: Announcement: "Tralala, aus 'Die Herren von Maxim', gesungen von Josephine Kraus. Edison Record."
Keywords: cylinder record; german; edison; female; vocal; maxim
|Trans-mag-ni-fi-can-bam-dam-u-al-i-ty - Arthur Collins|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for August 2011: A comic song by Arthur Collins, one of the most busy recording artists of his time. Enjoy this nice tune with a real special wording. Can you sing it along?
Keywords: cylinder record; comic; collins; song; vocal
|Tu m'en donneras - Victor Lejal|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for November 2013: Victor Lejal was a highly active recording artist in France, making his first Edison recordings in 1904. This cylinder is a true French local recording, made in Paris that very same year.
Keywords: cylinder record; french; france; paris; vocal; chanson
|Turkey Trot - American Symphony Orchestra|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for September 2012: The Turkey Trot Two-Step was a quite popular title in 1908. By then, the Edison Company had also stopped to record announcements before the selection would start.
Keywords: cylinder record; edison; two-step; band; ragtime; two step; phonograph
|Two-Step tanzt man heut' - Johann Strauss Orchester|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for June 2011: A German ragtime-influenced dance number by the Johann Strauss-Orchester on one of the very late Edison 2-minute releases, recorded in March 1912.
Keywords: cylinder record; band; ragtime; chorus; german